Large-Scale Public Involvement Methods

This course examines two popular methods for large-scale, dialogue-based citizen engagement on public policy issues: deliberative polling and the 21st-century town hall. Both processes help citizens learn about an issue, create space for in-depth discussion and generate detailed feedback on public policy options.

This course is available at the following time(s) and location(s):

This course is available at the following time(s) and location(s):

Campus Session(s) Instructor(s) Cost Seats available  
Vancouver 1 Susanna Haas Lyons $375.00 9 Register

What will I learn?

In this course, you will learn the following:

  • Suitable uses of large-scale public involvement methods
  • Theory and practice of 21st-century town hall and deliberative polling
  • How to plan large-scale engagement project
  • How to apply these large-scale public involvement methods to your own work

How will I learn?

  • Lectures
  • Class discussions and exercises
  • Recommended reading

Who should take this course?

This course is open to anyone who would like to learn more about large-scale, dialogue-based civic engagement on public policy issues.

How will I be evaluated?

We will evaluate you based on your class participation.

Textbooks and learning materials

We will provide custom course materials.

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